State and Federal Asset Forfeiture Cases
If your property has been seized, it is important to have an attorney who is experienced in handling these types of matters.
If your property was seized by a state or local law enforcement agency your case will be handled by the Tennessee Department of Safety. It is important to ensure that your driver's license has the correct mailing address, and that you bring any correspondence to meet with your attorney. There are very stringent deadlines in Department of Safety Asset Forfeiture Cases.
Because these cases are handled administratively, it is very important to hire an attorney who is familiar with the Administrative Procedures Act and is ready to handle your case.
If your property was seized by a federal law enforcement agency, it is important to schedule a consultation to discuss your current position and determine if criminal charges are forthcoming.
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